(12, 13, 15, 17) What promises does God make to Abraham in these verses?
12:1-3, 7 –
15:1-6, 18-20 –
How do these promises relate to you? (See Galatians 3:7-9, 16, 23, Psalm 3:3, Hebrews 8:10)
(12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17) Abraham is known as a man of faith. What is faith according to Hebrews 11:1? Put it in your own words.
Describe the ups and downs of Abraham’s faith in the Lord. How do you see this in your own life?
When he failed to trust in the Lord, what was he trusting in? What else are you tempted to trust in?
How did his faith in God or other things influence his actions? What were the results? How do you see this in your own life?
In 15:6, Abraham believes God, and it is counted to him as righteousness. How does this pattern relate to us today (see Romans 4:1-5, 13-25)?
How do you need to grow in your faith in the Lord?